The News Enterprise June 25, 2010: Obituaries

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Mary Louise ‘Sis’ Osborne Stith

Mary Louise “Sis” Osborne Stith, 91, of Rineyville, died Thursday, June 24, 2010, at her home. She was preceded in death by her husband, Muriel “Lefty” Stith; her parents, William Leslie and Generose Osborne; four brothers, Jimmy, Paul, Mac and Pete Osborne; and two sisters, Agnes Dunn and Anne Spears. She is survived by her children, Joe and Joan Stith, Janice and John Jenkins and Rick and Veronica Stith; 10 grandchildren, James (Tarsha) Stith, John Edward (Jennifer) Stith, Jennifer Stith, Joe Merle Stith, Robbie (Kristy) Stith, Jason (Samantha) Stith, Carrie Stith, Danny Jenkins, Melissa Phillips and Jeff (Cherisse) Jenkins; six great-grandchildren, Nolan, Julianna, Jude, Ava and Lily Stith and Arianne Jenkins; two brothers, Bill Osborne and Bernard (Mae) Osborne; two sisters, Alice Mulhall and Susan Crady; two sisters-in-law, Eula Mae Philpott and Marge Osborne; two very special neighbors, Jim and Gerry Erhardt; and her caregivers, Mary Downey, Donna Snider, Mary Wortham, Barbara Gross and Cheri Horn. The Mass of Christian burial is at 10 a.m., Saturday, June 26, at St. Brigid Catholic Church in Vine Grove with the Rev. Daniel L. Lincoln officiating. Burial will be in St. Brigid Cemetery. Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. today and beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday at Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home in Vine Grove.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to St. Brigid Building Fund, 314 E. Main St., Vine Grove, KY, 40175 or Mass of the Air, 508 Breckenridge Lane, Louisville, KY 40207. Condolences may be expressed at